Advanced Wound Care
LECOM Institute for Advanced Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine
The LECOM Institute for Advanced Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at Millcreek Community Hospital brings to the community state-of-the-art treatment and protocols including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, negative pressure therapies, bioengineered tissues and biosynthetics to treat chronic wounds.
In the United States, chronic wounds affect millions of patients. At our Healogics Wound Care Center, we treat these wounds and work to prevent reoccurrence by correcting contributing factors such as controlling infection and enhancing medical and nutritional status.
The LECOM Institute for Advanced Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine is providing safe, high quality wound care is our top priority. Advanced treatments include: hyperbaric oxygen, negative pressure wound therapy, total contact casting, sharp debridement, bioengineered tissues and more!
We will work with you to create a customized treatment plan and keep your family doctor informed of how your wound is doing.
A multidisciplinary approach
The Wound Care Center is staffed with a unique team of specialists all dedicated to healing chronic wounds. The combined knowledge of our team members creates a multidisciplinary approach to wound management. We are dedicated to healing wounds that have not responded to traditional treatment.
The Institute’s team of physicians include: Dr. Hansen, Certified Wound Specialist; Dr. Fronzaglia; Dr. Rohrbach; Dr. Kiessling; Dr. Habusta, Dr. Lee.
Program Director is: Jillian Abata, MSN, RN, WCC
The clinical nurse manger is Wound Care Certified, Advanced Certified Hyperbaric Registered Nurse. There is also an HBO tech who is a Certified Hyperbaric Technician.
The Wound Center was awarded Center of Distinction in 2014, and 2016, Center of Excellence in 2017 and 2018.
Let us help you get back to the life you love. We participate with all major insurance plans. Call (814) 868-3999 for more information. Scheduling new patients within 3 business days!